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Production Mining Jobs QLD
- Permanent Role
- Even time 7/7 Roster
- Salary sacrifice for flights inc. Mackay, Moranbah, Townsville, Emerald & Brisbane
- BIBO available Mackay & Townsville
- Camp and meals provided
- Annual salary packages up to $115k plus super
Stellar Recruitment are seeking experienced Production Operators. You will be operating large production Excavators on an open cut coal mine as well as maintaining a high standard of housekeeping of the equipment. Must use positive communication with other operators to assist in traffic management. Should have a minimum 2 years’ experience in Coal production operations.
To qualify for this position as an Production Operator you must have experience on one or more of the following equipment or equivalent:
You must display a stable work history with a minimum of 2 years coal mining experience in a production operation capacity. You must have a safety first attitude and a positive can do work ethic. Successful applicants must be able to supply or willing to obtain:
- Standard 11 Induction Training – Statement of Attainment
- Current Drivers Licence
- Supporting RIIs / SSCs
About the client:
Being one of the world’s leading mining services providers, their client is passionate about their history and harnessing their pioneering spirit to set new standards. Their principles set out what is expected of their people and the way they should conduct themselves being; Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery. They have a number of permanent vacancies available within two of their Coal production projects based near Moranbah.
About the company:
Stellar Recruitment are excited to have partnered with their highly reputable mining client who have a focus on employing the best people to offer a variety of development opportunities to learn, grow and advance. With a commitment to high performance, culture and working with integrity, the employees are encouraged to stretch their capabilities and use their functional expertise to help contribute to great results.
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Komatsu 830E Haul Truck
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The Komatsu 830E is a beast, with 231,000 kilogram capacity (255 short tons). Although this is a big truck, the 830E's load capacity is about 66% the capacity of the Liebherr T 282C and Caterpillar 797B.This is an electric truck and is being featured in many new mining operations as well established mines in WA and QLD.
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Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.